Category: Planning the Move

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Things to Consider When Moving to a New State

Posted in Moving Essentials,Planning the Move on October 4, 2021

People move constantly, and migration is a natural part of life. Many even tend to feel overwhelmed by being in one place for a while. However, relocation may sometimes seem like an answer when it’s not, which is why there are things to consider when moving to a new state before it happens.

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How to Choose a Moving Company – Necessary Steps When Hiring Movers

Posted in How-to,Moving Essentials,Planning the Move on August 20, 2021

Deciding to hire movers is the first step in the process of how to choose a moving company. A few factors determine the quality of a business, and you have to take certain steps to check those factors. It’s not difficult to verify a licensed mover, but it requires time and effort, so be prepared for that.

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Best Reasons for Moving to the Midwest

Posted in City Guides,Planning the Move on August 17, 2021

Famous for its long stretches of grassland, enjoyable summers, and an intense love of sports, the Midwestern part of the US seems to be more and more appealing to the average resident that wants to introduce a change in their lifestyle. You can read why moving to the Midwest is currently the choice everyone’s making.

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Moving Out for the First Time List – Tips for Leaving Your Parents’ Home

Posted in Moving Tips & Tricks,Planning the Move on August 12, 2021

If you feel the moment to leave your first home has come, you’ll need to know some things before becoming fully independent. A moving out for the first time list could come in handy. It could stay by your side and remind you of everything there is to know about moving across the country and becoming your own person.

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Everything You Need to Know Before Moving to a Small Town

Posted in Moving Tips & Tricks,Planning the Move on August 7, 2021

The trend of moving to a small town from bigger cities shouldn’t surprise you, especially now, during the Coronavirus pandemic. Getting that work-life balance has become a priority to many of us, and there’s no better way of achieving it than relocating to a smaller and quieter place. It’s interesting to observe how people of all ages are relocating to more sparsely populated areas because the technology and remote working possibilities are now available to most of us.

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How to Check if a Moving Company is Legitimate or Not

Posted in How-to,Moving Tips & Tricks,Planning the Move on August 2, 2021

There are approximately 7,000 registered relocation companies in the USA. But how to check if a moving company is legitimate and how to know if you are dealing with fraudsters? Luckily, every entity that is in the relocation business has to follow some rules and regulations. With our tips, we will show you how to make sure a company is legitimate.

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How to Downsize Efficiently When Moving from House to Apartment

Posted in How-to,Planning the Move on July 27, 2021

One of the top five reasons people relocate is because they want to change their home or apartment. But shifting from an apartment to house is easy while moving from house to apartment demands certain modifications in lifestyle, habits, and mainly in the number of things we own. Downsizing from a house to an apartment is an emotional and difficult task, but it is still something people do all the time.

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What to Get Rid of When Moving – A Guide to Decluttering

We live in a society that loves their stuff, and boy, do we own a lot of things. Because household goods cover 73% of every move, figuring out what to get rid of when moving will be an excellent way to cut some losses. But saving money shouldn’t be the only reason for home decluttering. It is good to get rid of some stuff once in a while. And what is a better time to do so than when cross country moving?

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How to Prepare for Movers in Just a Couple of Steps

The moving industry employs more than 122,500 people, and there are 7,000 moving companies in the USA. And like in any professional interaction, there are things movers would like you to do before they arrive. Knowing how to prepare for movers will make relocation easier not only for you but for your movers as well.

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